Vol. 6 No. 1, Spring 2001 (#21)

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Michael Burkard and Diane Wald

interviewed by Arielle Greenberg

Toby Olson

interviewed by Chris McCreary


The Master Voice of Stanislaw Lem

His Master's Voice and The Perfect Vacuum
essay by David Auerbach


Widely Unavailable: A Life Full of Holes Driss Ben Hamed Charhadi   by Mark Terrill

The New Life: a comic by Gary Sullivan

Last Laugh: humor by Louis Phillips



Yesterday's Perfume    Cherie Nutting with Paul Bowles   by Jon Carlson

A Book of the Book    Jerome Rothenberg & Steven Clay, eds.   by Charles Alexander

The Pain Journal    Bob Flanagan   by Tessa Laird

Mary Lucier     Melinda Barlow, ed.   by Gavin Browning

Sex and Rockets     John Carter   by Jaye C. Beldo

Tomorrow Never Knows     Nick Bromell   by Corwin Ericson

Lord of a Visible World    H. P. Lovecraft   by Kris Lawson

The Language of Inquiry    Lyn Hejinian   by Kim Fortier

Falun Gong's Challenge to China    Danny Schechter   by Josie Rawson

Deep In Our Hearts    Constance Curry, et al.   by David Martin

The Vital Illusion    Jean Baudrillard   by Melissa Maerz

Salvation    Valerie Martin   by Sarah Fox

Madder Music, Stronger Wine    Jad Adams   by Thomas Wiloch

Notes from the Cistern    Tom Bridwell   by Matt Dube

Fantasy Girls    Elyce Rae Helford, ed.   by Alan DeNiro

On Bullfighting    A. L. Kennedy   by Amy Halloran

Writing Himself Into History    Pearl Bowser & Louise Spence   by Christopher Luna

Running After Antelope    Scott Carrier   by C. K. Hubbuch


This is Not a Novel    David Markson   by Carolyn Kuebler

Woodcuts of Women    Dagoberto Gilb   by Peter Ritter

Letters to Wendy's    Joe Wenderoth   by Christopher Mattison

Harry Gold    Millicent Dillon   by Kelly Everding

The Garden of Secrets    Juan Goytisolo   by Mary Sarko

Northwest Edge    L. N. Pearson & Lidia Yuknovich, eds.   by Steve Tomasula

Cool For You    Eileen Myles   by Charisse Gendron

Cobralingus     Jeff Noon   by Rudi Dornemann

Esau and Jacob    Joaquim Machado de Assis   by Jay Miskowiec

The Other Side of Haight    James Fadiman   by Thomas Rain Crowe

Ferdydurke    Witold Gombrowicz   by Aaron Kunin

The Dreaming Girl    Roberta Allen   by John Olson

The Body Artist    Don DeLillo   by Lance Olsen

Eclipse    John Banville   by E. J. Iannelli

Meat Won't Pay My Light Bill    Kurt Eisenlohr   by Justin Maxwell

Call Me If You Need Me    Raymond Carver   by Nicole Duclos

Tales Out of School    Susan Richards Shreve & Porter Shreve, eds.   by John Bradley


The Best of the Prose Poem    Peter Johnson, ed.   by David Foster Wallace

A Salvo for Africa    Douglas Oliver   by Patrick F. Durgin

Ovid's Metamorphoses     Arthur Golding, translator   by Thomas Paul Kalb

Visiting Emily    Sheila Coghill & Thom Tammaro, eds.   by Susie Meserve

Continuity Girl    Chris Tysh   by Arielle Greenberg

Ring of Fire    Lisa Jarnot   by Chris Fischbach

Reft and Light    Ernst Jandl   by Robert Kelly

The Nearness of the Way You Look Tonight    Charles North   by Dobby Gibson

Alabama Wildman    Thurston Moore   by Terri Sydel

They Are Sleeping     Joanna Klink   by Jeffrey Shotts

Perfect Disappearance    Martha Rhodes   by Rebecca Weaver

Abandon's Garden    Brydie McPherson   by Rusty Morrison

Chicken, Shadow, Moon & more    Mark Strand   by Rob O'Brien

Feast    Tomaž Šalamun   by Laura Solomon

Down Wind, Down River    William Witherup   by Joel Weishaus

Lovers in the Used World    Gillian Conoley   by Eric Lorberer

Symbiosis    Barbara Guest & Laurie Reid   by Catherine Kasper


Accidental Ambassador Gordo    Robert C. Harvey & Gus Arriola   by Gary Sullivan

The Extended Dream of Mr. D.    Max   by David Logan

Batman Unmasked    Will Brooker   by John Eisler


This Craft of Verse    Jorge Luis Borges   by Eric Lorberer


All the Verdis of Venice    Normand Chaurette   by Justin Maxwell

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